01/09/2014 Hans Hanegraaf Country Executive Singapore and Head of Private Banking Asia & Middle East
ABN AMRO announces today that Hans Hanegraaf has been appointed as Country Executive ABN AMRO Singapore and Head of Private Banking Asia & Middle East.
ABN AMRO completes acquisition of the domestic private banking activities of Credit Suisse in Germany
Equity markets slightly recovered this week, as geopolitical tensions abated. President Putin struck a conciliatory tone in a speech on Thursday, indicating that Russia will do all it can to end the conflict in Ukraine.
08/08/2014 Investors wary of geopolitical risks
Although the earnings season so far paints a rather positive picture, equity market sentiment further deteriorated this week. Investors remained in risk-off mode, as the conflict between the West and Russia entered the next phase, with the Putin administration responding to sanctions imposed by Western countries.
01/08/2014 Global weekly: More than enough
There was more than enough for the market to chew on this week. It was a banner week for data releases, the Fed policymakers met, new sanctions were imposed on Russia and Argentina defaulted on its sovereign debt.